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Albert Square

Albert Square, manchester, Manchester, England
+44 161 234 5700
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Great for listening to talented buskers

Great area for sitting down outside and listening to talented buskers. Lots of outside seating... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
england uk
Christmas Market

Had a great evening in the Christmas markets, great food, great atmosphere, wasn't too busy for a... read more

Reviewed 11 January 2018
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  • Average12%
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“mulled wine” (23 reviews)
Albert Square, manchester, Manchester, England
+44 161 234 5700
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great area for sitting down outside and listening to talented buskers. Lots of outside seating More high end shops along side eateries. Lovely in the summer Cash points available Not far from the Manchester Arndale and Market Street and Deansgate A Go-To place

Thank libby40EnglandUk
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Had a great evening in the Christmas markets, great food, great atmosphere, wasn't too busy for a Friday night, had a couple of really nice beers. Will be definitely coming again next year.

Thank NorthWestFamilyOf4
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Really enjoyed the Christmas market. Had some great food and drink so I wouldn't go booking a restaurant that night as plenty of food on offer here. But other lovely items such as homemade soaps, lavender, cheese etc. were also available. Great variety on offer,...More

Thank eccount
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Having arrived in Manchester for a visit to the theatre we thought we would quickly pop along to the Christmas Market. O my had about half an hour to spare which wasn't nearly enough time to wander around all the stalls and take in the...More

Thank Maria M
Reviewed 8 January 2018

It was quite nice to wander into Albert Square on a freezing cold yet clear and sunny blue-skied day. This is the first time for seemingly many a while since, for me at least, it didn't have some display or market or similar ongoing. Always...More

Thank Steve T
Reviewed 5 January 2018

you have to at least take a walk through the square and enjoy the history. I have taken many friends here from overseas and they love it!

Thank lynnederby01
Reviewed 2 January 2018

This square is the heart of the city and is the centrepiece to which all visitors to the city must be brought. It encompasses a lot of the Manchester charm - beautiful architecture, interesting sculptures/statues, open areas for public gatherings. As a resident of the...More

Thank Pilgrim1987
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Don’t come today if you want to see the Christmas market 23rd Dec - it’s all closed up and gone. ... even though the website says it’s open ....

Thank Mr K
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Came here to hear the sounds, smell the smells and taste the food of the Christmas market - and was not disappointed. Also a number of 'novelty, gift and food stalls' with lots of opportunities for mulled wine or gluwein - although the prices were...More

Thank HughMc
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

We came here during the Christmas Markets. It has a lovely atmosphere and feels safe with lots of security. Lots of interesting stalls although mostly food. Food and drink is fairly expensive as you'd expect but guessing the stallholders have to pay an expensive fee...More

Thank MrMrsHappyR
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12 November 2016|
Response from Mr n Mrs n | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea...best speak to the owner on that note...they will be able to help you with that side of it.
27 October 2016|
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Response from Peter H | Reviewed this property |
No, from opening at the end of November. The market is open every day until the end.